Really dark lyrics and really hard music can change your mind. You become angry and evil while music is playing, but then you will realize what your real life is.
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We thank the following people:
Chris Boltendahl - Exclusive chat with Chris and Grave Digger exclusive photos
Eric Gaumann - Rare Grave Digger information
Laszlo Zsiga - some Grave Digger information
Neil M - Grave Digger rare lyrics
Shiflet - Grave Digger rare lyrics
Rolf Simonsen - Grave Digger albums and bootlegs information
| ||GRAVE DIGGER Complete Discography|
Attention! It's just the complete discography, it's NOT anyone's collection of albums! For those about to Rock who'd like to see albums from collection, we salute you here. Also we don't sell anything!
| ||Born Again'1983|
| ||Shoot Her Down'1984|
| ||Live in Hamburg'1984|
| ||Heavy Metal Breakdown'1984|
|Witch Hunter Breakdown'1984|
| ||Witch Hunter'1985|
|Live in Bremen'1985|
|Live in Munich'1985|
| ||War Games'1986|
|Live in Hannover'1986|
| ||Stronger Than Ever'1986|
|as Grave Digger again:|
| ||Return of the Reaper'1991|
| ||The Best of the Eighties'1992|
| ||The Reaper'1993|
| ||Symphony of Death'1993|
|Live in Arnsberg'1994|
| ||Live in Berlin'1994|
| ||Heart of Darkness'1995|
|Live in Tubingen, Germany'1995|
| ||Tunes of War'1996|
|Live in Osaka'1996|
| ||The Dark of the Sun'1997|
|Live in Otario, Italy'1997|
|Live in Sao Paolo'1997|
|Live at Gods of Metal Festival'1997|
|Live in Oleggio'1997|
| ||The Battle of Bannockburn'1998|
| ||Knights of the Cross'1998|
| ||Live in Vienna'1998|
|Live in Barcelona'1999|
|Live at Bang Your Head Festival (Live in Balingen)'1999|
|The Round Table (Forever)'1999|
|Live in Vosselaar, Belgium'2000|
|Castles of Vigevano'2000|
|Live at Rock Machina Festival, Spain'2001|
|Live at Wacken'2001|
| ||The Grave Digger'2001|
| ||Live in Lichtenfels'2002|
| ||Tunes of Wacken'2002|
|Live in Nijmegen'2002|
|Grave Digger: Biographie'2002|
|House of the Reaper'2003|
| ||Lost Tunes from the Vault'2003|
|Live in Sao Paulo'2003|
|Live in Sao Paulo (Clube Atletico Santista)'2003|
|Live in Bochum'2004|
|Live in Moscow'2004|
| ||Underground Koln'2004|
| ||The Last Supper'2005|
| ||The Last Supper Tour (video)'2005|
|Live in Brazil'2005|
|Live in Brazil (Sao Paulo)'2005|
|Live in Banska Bystrica, Slovakia'2005|
| ||25 to Live'2005|
| ||Das Horbuch'2006|
| ||Liberty Or Death'2007|
|Live in Essen, Germany'2007|
|Live in Strasbourg, France'2007|
|In Freedom We Trust'2007|
|Live in London, UK'2007|
|Live in Lyon, France'2007|
|Live in Stuttgart, Germany'2007|
|Live in Langen, Germany'2007|
|Live in Pratteln, Switzerland'2007|
| ||Live in Krakow'2007|
|Grave Digging in Saarbrucken'2007|
|Grave Digging in Speyer'2007|
| ||Made in Germany / Bang Your Head'2008|
| ||Ballads of a Hangman'2009|
|The Hangman Box'2009|
| ||The Clans Will Rise Again'2010|
| ||Dig Digger, Dig!'2010|
| ||The Ballad of Mary'2011|
| ||The Clans Are Still Marching'2011|
|Live at Bloodstock Open Air, Derby Catton Hall, UK'2011|
| ||Home at Last'2012|
| ||Clash of the Gods'2012|
| ||Return of the Reaper'2014|
| ||Exhumation - The Early Years'2015|
| ||Healed by Metal'2017|
|Compilations, splits, etc.:|
| ||Rock from Hell'1983|
| ||Metal Attack vol. 1'1985|
| ||G.U.N. Label Sampler / Metal Hammer'1994|
|Pure Metal No. 3'1994|
| ||Off Road Tracks vol.2'1996|
| ||12 Years in Noise. Metal & Beyond'1996|
| ||Gods of Noises'1997|
|Great Unlimited Noises'1997|
| ||GUN the Videos 1997'1997|
| ||Stahlmaster collection vol.2'1997|
| ||Best of Wacken Open Air'1999|
| ||A Tribute to the Voice of Metal: Ronnie James Dio'1999|
| ||Dynamit vol.18'1999|
| ||Off Road Tracks vol.23'1999|
| ||A Tribute to Accept vol. 1'1999|
| ||Rockhard 9'2001|
| ||A Tribute to Iron Maiden'2002|
| ||Heavy Metal Rebellion (DVD)'2002|
| ||Metal Dreams vol.4'2002|
| ||Heavy Metal Rebellion'2002|
| ||A Tribute to Led Zeppelin'2002|
|Hearts of Metal'2002|
|Heroes of Steel'2002|
|Death ...Is Just the Beginning VII'2002|
| ||Metal Dreams vol.5'2003|
|20 Years in Noise'2003|
|Beast of Metal'2003|
| ||News from Dr. Blast vol.9'2003|
| ||Cover It Up vol. 1'2005|
| ||Monsters of Metal vol.4'2005|
| ||20 Years of Nuclear Blast (CD)'2007|
| ||Monsters of Metal vol.7'2009|
| ||Monsters of Metal vol. 8'2012|
We are looking for the following rare Grave Digger lyrics
Colt in My Hand
Don't Kill the Children
Drop the Bomb (demo)
Girls of Rock'n'Roll
Live to Die
Ship of Hope
These tracks may be the cover versions, instrumentals, or tracks renamed later.
Can you help us?
Manni Schmidt solo album
Grave Digger live in Moscow with the supporting bands (20.02.2011):
Grave Digger live in Moscow (27.03.2009):
Grave Digger live in Moscow'2007 addition (11.06.2007):
Grave Digger 13
Grave Digger 131
Grave Digger 132
Grave Digger 31
Grave Digger 311
Grave Digger 17
Grave Digger 171
Grave Digger 15
Grave Digger 16
Grave Digger live in Moscow (31.03.2007):
Grave Digger in Moscow'2004 (with the permission of Chris Boltendahl):
Old Manni's picture (signed)
Old Jens's picture (signed)
Old Stefan's picture (signed)
Old Chris's picture (signed)
Grave Digger in Moscow'2003 (with the permission of Chris Boltendahl):
Made by Denis:
Manni Schmidt signature
Beer, Manni's tongue and Vera (signed)
Thoughtful Jens and Vera (signed)
Manni is talking...
Night life: music, beer, fans...
Chris attracts everyone's attention. What a smile he has!
Vera, Stefan and Artyom (signed)
Chris is among his fans.
Vera, Denis, Chris and horns of devil. A moment of absolute joy
Jens is having a rest
Vera and Chris. He is full of life and energy (signed)
Jam session: a singer looks at song's lyrics, a guitarist tries to play something...
Another moment of jam session: Manni and Stefan.
Manni does his best
Chris sings his immortal hit
Another moment of jam session. Who is the best?
Manni is serious. Very serious
Jens is doing something with his bass guitar
Chris and Manni. Or maybe fire and ice?
Jens and Chris. They understand each other
This is the very beginning of their meeting with fans at 'Rubin'
Autograph-hunters are near their aim
Musicians are waiting for their fans...
What a good job they do - just give their autographs
Made by Artyom:
The Grave Digger autograph session in Rubin, Moscow. The very beginning.
The Grave Digger autograph session in Rubin, Moscow. A view from the upper right corner of the place.
Chris Boltendahl and Artrem. At Relax Club. United we stand :) Relax Club, Moscow.
We Rock! Relax Club, Moscow.
Handshaking with Chris. A very nice moment for me. Relax Club, Moscow.
From left to right: Artem , Chris, Stefan. Relax Club, Moscow.
True Metal Brothers of Beer... Or, True Beer Brothers of Metal... Anyway, cheerz! Relax Club, Moscow.
Chris, Manni and Stefan are performing "Heavy Metal Breakdown" in Relax Club, Moscow. On bass guitar is a guy from local band.
Heavy Metal Breakdoaaaaaaaaaaaaaawn!!! Relax Club, Moscow.
Manni Schmidt and Artem. Nice tongue :) Funny guys! Relax Club, Moscow.
Manni Schmidt, Stefan Arnold, Jens Becker. Relax Club, Moscow.
Manni Schmidt, Stefan Arnold, Jens Becker. Again. Relax Club, Moscow.
Stefan and Artem. Good friends now :) Stefan likes our local beer :) Relax Club, Moscow.
Stefan is signing Artem's booklets. Rubin, Moscow.
Artem near Stefan. Stefan is listening to a local band performing. Artem is wondering where is his beer...
These photos were passed by Flying Dolphin Promotion during the chat with Chris Boltendahl:
, Chris 2
Grave Digger 1 Grave Digger 2
, Grave Digger 3
Grave Digger 4
, Grave Digger 5